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Quick Takes: How many from the SEC?

February 12, 2020 Leave a comment

Dave2015Florida, Arkansas and Mississippi State were among the final at-large teams in Monday’s bracket projection.  Arkansas and MSU promptly lost lopsided road games Tuesday night to Tennessee and Ole Miss.  Which begs the question … How many teams from the SEC will ultimately make the Field of 68?

Beyond Auburn, Kentucky and LSU, the answer is very much in doubt.  Florida has been a roller-coaster ride.  The Razorbacks are dealing with an injury to Isaiah Joe.  And Mississippi State’s overall resume is highly questionable.   Perhaps Alabama or Tennessee can close with a flurry.  If not, it’s possible that only three or four teams will earn at-large berths on Selection Sunday. Read more…